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[Arizona] MCCCD begins campus-wide smoking, tobacco use ban

A new smoking and tobacco ban is in place at all Maricopa County Community College District facilities.
AP - Associated Press
added Jul 2, 2012 15:11
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[Arizona] FACTCHECK: Can e-cigarettes cause an incurable disease?

As the NIDA notes, much remains unknown about the health risks of e-cigarettes, including whether or not they are safer than conventional cigarettes. There also isn’t enough evidence to say definitively they’re effective at helping people to quit smoking
Green Valley (AZ) News
added Jun 1, 2017 03:08
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ARIZONA BILL SEEKS TO RAISE TOBACCO PURCHASE AGE TO 21

this year, the state’s legislature will deal with a bill seeking to raise the minimum age to purchase and possess tobacco and nicotine delivery products.
HalfWheel
added Jan 30, 2017 00:54
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CDC: Adult smoking rate in Arizona drops to historic low

adult smoking rate in Arizona has dropped to a historic low of 14 percent. The new 2015 Behavioral Risk Factor Surveillance System report shows the percentage of Arizona adults who smoke has dropped from 19.3 percent in 2011. This decrease translates to
KPHO CBS 5 News (Phoenix, AZ)
added Sep 27, 2016 21:22
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Anti-litter groups: Cigarette butts trash Arizona freeways

The cigarettes that are detrimental to your health are also littering Arizona freeways, creating eyesores, leaching chemicals and causing a fire hazard. Cigarette butts account for more than 40 percent of the litter tossed on U.S. highways, according to
TucsonSentinel.com
added Feb 3, 2016 20:39
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[Arizona] Kingman approves law banning smoking, driving with kids

support was substantially more mixed Tuesday when the Council voted 4-3 to enact the law, which is a secondary offense much like the seatbelt law, meaning Kingman Police can't pull over a suspected smoker unless that person commits a traffic offense that
Kingman (AZ) Daily Miner
added May 22, 2015 11:43
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Arizona lawmaker introduces bill to tax liquid nicotine in e-cigarettes

State Representative Lisa Otondo (D-4) introduced a bill Tuesday that would impose a luxury tax on the liquid nicotine, or e-liquid, in electronic cigarettes. According to an analysis by the Joint Legislative Budget Committee, the tax could bring about
KNXV-TV ABC 15 (Phoenix, AZ)
added Feb 4, 2015 15:02
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[Arizona] ASHLine Tops List Of Best Ways To Quit Smoking In 2015, 2016 And Beyond People Vow to be Healthier in New Year, Quitting Smoking A Popular New Year's Resolution

For many Arizonans, true success in quitting tobacco forever has only been achieved by getting help from the professional coaches at the Arizona Smokers Helpline (ASHLine). With success rates that are several times greater than attempts to quit "cold tur
PR Newswire
added Dec 23, 2014 21:23
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[Arizona] MacEACHERN/VALDEZ: Taxing e-cigarettes: For sin or consistency?

One on One: Editorial writers Doug MacEachern and Linda Valdez debate whether Arizona should find new revenue by taxing electronic cigarettes.
AZ Central - Arizona Republic
added Oct 30, 2014 23:22
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[Arizona] Tempe bans e-cigarette use in public places

The Tempe City Council voted 5-1 to ban the e-cigarettes in enclosed public places. The city is the first in Arizona to ban the devices. They say the vapors pose a danger to public health.
KSAZ Fox 10 / KUTP My45 (Phoenix, AZ)
added Aug 3, 2014 15:52
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